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HTMLWyden Seeks “Fresh Thinking”
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2014, previously published on March 7, 2014
Newly minted Senate Finance Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) weighed in on infrastructure spending and the highway trust fund this week in a budget hearing with Treasury Secretary Jack Lew. In remarks at the hearing, Chairman Wyden said:

 

HTMLFourth Circuit’s Decision in Cargo Loss Case Should Be Wake-Up Call for Motor Carriers as to Limitation of Liability
Jim Bryan; Nexsen Pruet, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2014, previously published on February 27, 2014
Motor carriers attempting to limit their liability for shipments of cargo should take note of a recent Fourth Circuit decision, ABB Inc.v. CSX Transportation, Inc., 721 F.3d 135 (4th Cir. 2013), that found in favor of a shipper because of an incomplete bill of lading. Motor carriers and shippers...

 

HTMLExcelerate FLSOs Not Subject to Coast Guard Vessel Jurisdiction
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2014, previously published on March 6, 2014
The U.S. Coast Guard has determined that Excelerate Liquefaction Solutions’ floating liquefaction storage and offloading units (FLSOs) proposed for the Lavaca Bay LNG terminal at the Port of Port Lavaca-Point Comfort, Texas, are not vessels subject to Coast Guard vessel certification and...

 

HTMLObama Budget a Boon for DC Area Transit
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2014, previously published on March 7, 2014
President Obama’s budget was viewed as a win for advocates of increased transportation and infrastructure funding. While transportation in general was viewed as a winner, the DC metro area in particular received a boost from the Obama budget.

 

HTMLForeign Air Carriers Must Adhere to a “Family Assistance Plan” in the Event of an Accident on American Soil Resulting in Major Loss of Life
Gary A. Gardner, Tara J. Novack; Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 6, 2014, previously published on February 26, 2014
Following the July 6, 2013, crash of Asiana Flight 214 in San Francisco, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) fined Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to assist passengers’ families in accordance with the Foreign Air Carrier Family Support Act of 1997 (the Act). The forerunner of the...

 

HTMLCoast Guard Releases Draft Policy Letters on LNG Safety When Used as Ship Fuel
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2014, previously published on February 10, 2014
The U.S. Coast Guard issued a notice seeking public comment on two draft policy letters regarding safety measures for LNG when used as ship fuel. The first draft policy letter provides voluntary guidance for LNG fuel transfer operations on vessels using natural gas as fuel in U.S. waters, as well...

 

HTMLRate Case Returned to Surface Transportation Board for Review
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 4, 2014, previously published on February 18, 2014
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has decided that the Surface Transportation Board must revisit the arguments of BNSF Railway Company about how to allocate costs and revenues in the $345 million electric rate case involving Basin Electric Power Cooperative and Western...

 

HTMLTruck Driver’s Evasive Maneuver Insufficient to Form Basis for Liability
Christopher J. Hoare; Capehart & Scatchard, P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
February 28, 2014, previously published on February 21, 2014
A trucking company and its tractor trailer driver who avoided contact with the rear of a stopped vehicle by pulling into the adjoining lane without contacting with other vehicles was dismissed by summary judgment in the recent appellate decision of Matino et al. v. Tipton Trucking, LLC, A&L Harper...

 

HTMLU.S. Coast Guard Marine Casualty Reporting Guidance and Proposed Reporting Enhancements Offshore
Michael K. Clare, Jeanne M. Grasso, Patricia M. O'Neill, Jonathan K. Waldron; Blank Rome LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 28, 2014, previously published on February 2014
The U.S. Coast Guard issued a Notice of Availability and Request for Comments (“Notice”) on January 14, 2014 for a draft Navigation and Vessel Inspection Circular (“NVIC”) that is intended to provide guidance for the identification and reporting of marine casualties and...

 

HTMLA Boost for Entrepreneurs: Minority-, Women- and Veteran-owned Businesses
Elliot G. Hicks; Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC;
Legal Alert/Article
February 25, 2014, previously published on February 18, 2014
Recognizing that our country -- our “team,” if you will -- is stronger when all our players are on the field and playing to their full potential, our federal and some state governments have developed programs to help disadvantaged entrepreneurs get started on the path of business...

 


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